Qin dynasty

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Noun1.Qin dynasty - the Chinese dynasty (from 246 BC to 206 BC) that established the first centralized imperial government and built much of the Great Wall
dynasty - a sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
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In the period of Warring States, six states formed a coalition to defend themselves against Qin Dynasty.
The remains, nine sections with a total length of more than 10 km, are believed to be part of the Great Wall built during the Qin Dynasty (221 BC-206 BC), according to Zhou Xinghua, former curator of the Museum of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region and a Great Wall expert.
With a sectional couch and a flat-screen television, a stately chess set replicating a treasure from the Qin dynasty, and the doting hospitality of owner Marta Albizu and her family, the store is a welcoming hang-out for bargain hunters.
221 BCE, named after the first year of China's foundational Qin dynasty, serves traditional dishes from Xi'an, the capital of China's central province Shaanxi.
Historians and archaeologists are unsure exactly when China established contact with Africa, but according to Li Anshan, author of a History of Overseas Chinese in Africa, experts believe that 138 126 BC (prior to the Qin Dynasty in 221-206 BC), is the historical starting point of Sino-African relations.
This city has a history of more than 2,200 years dating from the Qin Dynasty.
The most beautiful costumes were the Turkish disguises in Act I, Scenell, timeless but with references hovering somewhere between Qin Dynasty and Star Wars.
21 ( ANI ): A new archeological discovery has shown that the sculptured Terracotta soldiers, created to look after Qin Shihuang, founding emperor of the Qin Dynasty, in his afterlife, had armor and helmets made of stone for protection.
the bulk of the text), tracing the region's historical development from China's Qin dynasty onwards, appears not to have been substantially revised, perhaps so that the text can still be read in conjunction with the eponymous, companion video series from the Public Broadcasting System, first broadcast in 1992.
Liz showed colourful slides of the tourist sights she visited, the Great Wall, Terracotta Warriors of Qin Dynasty and of all the fascinating people she met and places she visited.
Qin Shihuang, a ruler during the Qin dynasty (221-207 BC), presided over China's unification and declared himself its first emperor.
The delegates took keen interest in the museum displays, in particular link passage depicting Pakistans historical linkage and cultural affinities with the friendly country China and presenting arts, crafts and terracotta warrior belonging to Qin dynasty excavated in China.